Journal of Emergencies, Trauma, and Shock

CLINICAL CHALLENGE
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 243--245

Difficult nasoendotracheal intubation in a patient with severe maxillofacial trauma


Ali Hossein Mesgarzadeh1, Freydoon Zanjani2 
1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Tabriz, Iran
2 Department of Anestesiology, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran

Correspondence Address:
Ali Hossein Mesgarzadeh
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Tabriz
Iran

Dental occlusion is key point for proper maxillofacial reconstruction. In this way nasal airway management is extremely important for both oral and maxillofacial surgeons and anesthesiologists. We report a challenging case with severe maxillofacial trauma and nasal obstruction that it managed with a novel anesthetic - surgical procedure.


How to cite this article:
Mesgarzadeh AH, Zanjani F. Difficult nasoendotracheal intubation in a patient with severe maxillofacial trauma.J Emerg Trauma Shock 2012;5:243-245


How to cite this URL:
Mesgarzadeh AH, Zanjani F. Difficult nasoendotracheal intubation in a patient with severe maxillofacial trauma. J Emerg Trauma Shock [serial online] 2012 [cited 2020 Sep 25 ];5:243-245
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